Molecular & Cellular Biology

Revealing the secrets of nature & educating next generation of science innovators



The purpose of academic advising is to help students achieve their academic and career goals by assisting them in planning and navigating through their undergraduate studies. The MCB Advising Office is here to help students investigate course options, resources on campus, additional majors or minors, activities of interest, and other opportunities.

The MCB Advising Office
Located in the Life Sciences South Building, room 248.

Please check WiseAdvise for appointment availability: Online Schedule.

Walk-ins are Wednesdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Walk-ins are for quick 5 to 10 minute questions. *Please note, there will not be walk-ins this Wednesday, November 25th.

If you are an incoming transfer or readmitted student, please contact Marisa ( or Justin ( directly by e-mail . When emailing, please include your student ID number, as well as your top three preferences of day/times you'd like to meet.



Marisa Lester
Senior Academic Advisor
(520) 621-1073

Justin Schneider
Academic Advisor
(520) 621-4342

To find advisors for other majors and/or minors: 
UA's Advising Resource Center